Instead of retelling a story that is already out there, they tell a story that fills in the gaps, that expands and makes for a richer universe.
If you woke up tomorrow, and your internet looked like this, what would you do? Imagine all your favorite websites taking forever to load, while you get annoying notifications from your ISP suggesting you switch to one of their approved “Fast Lane” sites.Think about what we would lose: all the weird, alternative, interesting, and enlighteningContinue reading “Battle For The Net”
After being invited to a military retirement ceremony where the retiree talked about the defining moments in his career that shaped his life, I thought it would be interesting to ask other people about their defining moments. Many of these will be very personal, some of them will mean nothing to anyone but the personContinue reading “Defining moments – J.R. Murdock”
I often try to stop and enjoy moments in life. I guess I’m a bit introspective that away. I think I learned that from my parents. They would take us out on the boat at the lake cabin, or stop us at the top of the mountain before we went down the hill for the first time on a ski trip, and tell us to stop and look around and take it in and enjoy the moment.
I’ve had an interesting life so far. I’ve lived in six states. I’ve worked in over a dozen industries. I have a wife of nearly twenty years.
Each one of these moments has changed my life. They have defined who I am in ways that even before I started writing this I didn’t realize.